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 André Ernest Modeste Gretry

André Ernest Modeste Gretry

Birth
Liège, Arrondissement de Liège, Liège, Belgium
Death 24 Sep 1813 (aged 72)
Montmorency, Departement du Val-d'Oise, Île-de-France, France
Burial Liège, Arrondissement de Liège, Liège, Belgium
Plot His heart is in an urn behind the little grille under his statue
Memorial ID 8856 · View Source
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Composer, born in Liege. Wrote many operas, also some ballet and orchestral music. The bottom photograph shows his statue in front of the Opera House, Liege (Belgium) - his heart is interred behind the grille beneath the statue.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 14 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8856
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for André Ernest Modeste Gretry (8 Feb 1741–24 Sep 1813), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8856, citing Place de I Opera, Liège, Arrondissement de Liège, Liège, Belgium ; Maintained by Find A Grave .